Managing Director, Head of the Materials Group, Coordinator of Marketing & Sales

Dr Lukas Eschbach has been Managing Director of the RMS Foundation since 1 December 2021 and heads the Materials Department. He is also responsible for the marketing activities of the entire RMS Foundation.

After his studies in materials engineering at the ETH Zurich, which he finished in 1994, he worked as an assistant at the Institute of Metallurgy of the ETH. In 1997, he concluded his work on the optimization of mechanical properties of aluminium alloys, and was awarded his doctor’s degree in technical sciences. Subsequently, he started to work for the Dr Robert Mathys Foundation.

During the years 2005 to 2008, Lukas Eschbach was a part time student in Business Administration at the Management Center of the Berne University of Applied Sciences. He concluded these studies with the degree of an Executive MBA in Innovation Management.

Apart from his management tasks, Dr Eschbach actually works on materials related issues. He is involved in consulting of customers and partners and is a co-worker in various research projects. He is interested in questions on metals, polymers, ceramics and composite materials. Primary aspects of concern are the mechanical properties (strength, fatigue resistance, toughness, etc.), corrosion, wear, surfaces, and coatings.

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